Damien Tudehope, since 2015.
Northern Sydney. Epping mainly covers southern parts of Hornsby Shire, along with small parts of the City of Parramatta and the City of Ryde. It covers the suburbs of Epping, Cherrybrook, Cheltenham, Beecroft and Pennant Hills.
The seat of Epping was created at the 1999 election. It has been won by the Liberal Party every election since 1999.
Epping was first won by Andrew Tink in 1999. He had been the Liberal Member for Eastwood since 1988. Eastwood had been a safe Liberal seat in the area since 1950.
Tink held Epping at the 1999 and 2003 elections. He announced his retirement in 2006. Liberal preselection for Epping was won by former prosecutor Greg Smith, who defeated former Sex Discrimination Commissioner Pru Goward. She went on to win the seat of Goulburn, and Smith won Epping.
Smith was re-elected to a second term in 2011. He served as Attorney-General in the O’Farrell government from 2011 to 2014.
Smith retired at the 2015 election, and Liberal candidate Damien Tudehope won the seat.
Epping is a safe Liberal seat.
|Darryl Allen||Christian Democrats||1,878||3.8||-0.1|
|Sophia Kong||No Land Tax||664||1.3||+1.3|
2015 two-party-preferred result
Booths in Epping have been split into three areas: central, north and south.
The Liberal Party won a majority of the two-party-preferred vote in all three areas, ranging from 59.9% in the south to 72.5% in the north.
The Greens primary vote ranged from 10.6% in the north to 17.2% in the south.
|Voter group||GRN prim %||LIB 2PP %||Total votes||% of votes|
Election results in Epping at the 2015 NSW state election
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